Sylvilagus floridanus (J.A. Allen, 1890)

Eastern Cottontail

CLASSIFICATION

Main Group: Animal

Sublevel 1: Vertebrate

Sublevel 2: Mammal

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Phylum: Chordata

Class: Mammalia

Order: Lagomorpha

Family: Leporidae

Genus: Sylvilagus

Species: Sylvilagus floridanus

STATUS IN NEW ENGLAND

Origin: Introduced

Invasive, Pest, or Pathogen?: No

Rarity Designations: None

BIOLOGY/ECOLOGY

Feeding Type: Heterotroph

HABITAT

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